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Friday's NHL playoffs: Canadiens coach Ducharme tests positive for coronavirus

Detroit news 19 Jun 2021
MontrealMontreal Canadiens interim coach Dominique Ducharme tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss at least Game 3 of his team's semifinal series against the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday night ... “He’s at home ... (Photo. Ryan Remiorz, AP) ... Check it out here ... Will Wings mine Sweden or Ann Arbor for future star? ... 24 ... More.
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How Green Was My Tesla---and How Cheap?

Wall Street Journal 18 Jun 2021
Faced with very strong demand, European battery startup Northvolt, which is backed by Volkswagen and BMW among others, last week raised $2.75 billion to further expand its low-carbon production facility in northern Sweden, where hydroelectric power is plentiful. Another hot topic is the mining of battery metals, notably lithium ... The stocks of U.S ... .
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Cryptocurrency roundup: Elon Musk, El Salvador and hedge funds – a busy week for bitcoin

Moneyweek 18 Jun 2021
The amount of electricity used in cryptocurrency mining – the process by which new cryptocurrencies are created and transactions verified and added to the blockchain – is higher than that of Sweden, says a study by the University of Cambridge.  ... mining cleans its act up.
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Thursday's NHL playoffs: Point scores again, Lightning beat Islanders 2-1 in Game 3

Detroit news 18 Jun 2021
Uniondale, N.Y. — Brayden Point kept up his scoring touch with a tiebreaking goal late in the second period, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 27 shots and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the New York Islanders 2-1 on Thursday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Stanley Cup semifinals ... (Photo ... Will Wings mine Sweden or Ann Arbor for future star? ... ....
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Images that will rock your world! The jaw-dropping winning entries in a prestigious mountaineering photo ...

The Daily Mail 16 Jun 2021
This vertigo-inducing shot was taken by Frenchman Alex Buisse, who received the accolade of second prize in the CVCEPhoto contest ... X marks the spot for a great photo ... Ciepielewski said ... LEFT ... California-based photographer Christian Pondella took this stunning shot - an honourable mention - in an abandoned iron ore mine shaft in Uppsala County, Sweden ... .
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Bitcoin bounces after Elon Musk weighs in on the clean energy debate

Moneyweek 14 Jun 2021
Last month, he sprung a nasty surprise on bitcoin hodlers last month when he announced Tesla would no longer accept bitcoin as payment for its cars because of concerns over high electricity usage in cryptocurrency mining ... Bitcoin mining is the process by which new bitcoins are ...
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Baustian's "Good Friends" Series Available

Whitehall Ledger 09 Jun 2021
"We were in Sweden when a friend of mine said, looking... .
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Deep mines in Sweden considered microbial graveyards

Mining Dot Com 08 Jun 2021
According to Drake, a mine of particular interest was the Kallmora Silvermine in Sweden’s Berglsagen mining area. Since this mine has been abandoned and water-filled for more than 100 years, the researchers had to consult museum mineral collections to obtain samples from the deep.
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Cryptocurrency’s surprising green side

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 07 Jun 2021
Silver Energy has devised a way to use natural gas byproduct from oil wells to power computers that mine for Bitcoin. If that sentence is confusing to you (How in the world does anyone “mine” a digital resource?) just know this ... The Harvard Business Review estimates that Bitcoin mining consumes as much energy globally every year as Sweden.
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Copper price reviving old deposits

Mining Dot Com 04 Jun 2021
US Copper, formerly known as Crown Mining, says it intends to undertake 2,100 to 3,000 metres of core drilling at the Superior deposit ... Meanwhile, Sweden-based Copperstone Resources said Friday it had this week opened up and entered the Viscaria copper mine for the first time since it was shuttered in 1996.
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Bitcoin slips after Musk tweets a broken heart emoji with Linkin Park song

Hindustan Times 04 Jun 2021
Mining bitcoins requires huge amounts of ... Cambridge University's Centre for Alternative Finance runs a Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index, which showed that the process of mining the cryptocurrency uses more electricity each year than the countries of Malaysia or Sweden.
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Deep bedrock mineral veins are microbial graveyards

Phys Dot Org 03 Jun 2021
In a new comprehensive study, researchers have analyzed mineral vein samples from a large number of deep mines in Sweden and Norway, to hunt down signatures of ancient life in the fracture systems, and to gain knowledge of when the igneous crust was colonized and by whom.
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Signs of Ancient Microbial Life Abundant in Earth's Crust: Study

The Scientist 03 Jun 2021
Researchers report chemical and molecular signatures of microbial activity from millions of years ago in mineral samples from abandoned mines in Sweden and nearby countries ... .
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Pulling Power: the Green Lure of Sweden’s Industrial Far North

FX Empire 31 May 2021
Over the last decade, the focus has been wind power, which provides around 20% of Sweden’s electricity ... Norrbotten county – which includes Lulea – and where LKAB’s and Boliden’s giant Kiruna and Aitik mines are located – accounted for around 11% of Sweden’s total greenhouse gas emissions in 2016, the local authority said.
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Cryptocurrency has a surprising green side

Victoria Advocate 30 May 2021
Silver Energy has devised a way to use natural gas byproduct from oil wells to power computers that mine for Bitcoin. If that sentence is confusing to you (How in the world does anyone “mine” a digital resource?) just know this ... The Harvard Business Review estimates that Bitcoin mining consumes as much energy globally every year as Sweden.
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